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Doctor Turned Senator Aims to Keep Practice Going

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Doctor Turned Senator Aims to Keep Practice Going

Doctor Turned Senator Aims to Keep Practice Going

Doctor Turned Senator Aims to Keep Practice Going

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Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK) has asked the Senate for a special exemption from rules barring outside compensation for senators so that he can continue to practice medicine. Some residents — and patients — in the area where Coburn practices share their thoughts.